A Prequel

  So why take in the moments that matter?  People often ask that question and it is a really good question.  Shoot, I ask that question.   Why not “go for the gusto”, “take the bull by the horns”, “shoot for the moon”, “get on the fast track”, “climb a little higher”, “go a little faster”, … Continue reading A Prequel

Tess and I

    Today I found my words again.  Today was a breakthrough.  Today that familiar feeling came rumbling on in like distant thunder promising rain to thirsty soil.  I almost ran from that urge to write.  I knew what would come when my written words came pouring back out.  There would be pain mixed in with a … Continue reading Tess and I


A cancelled walk this morning due to on-going rain led me once again to my mess of a back yard.  It’s bad.  Really bad.  The first thing you notice when you walk or look back there is the gigantic hole in the middle of the yard.  It is a hole with metal sides approximately 32 … Continue reading Weedin’